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Cockroaches, blood spillages, filthy kitchens: Seven food businesses closed last month
# Creepy Crawlies
# Creepy Crawlies

Cockroaches, blood spillages, filthy kitchens: Seven food businesses closed last month

Nov 8th 2018, 5:47 PM 71,669 Views 33 Comments

Businesses in Cork, Dublin, Kerry, Limerick and Louth were hit with closure orders.

6 animal-tastic family events happening this weekend, from pony rides to real-life snakes
# Family Event Guide
# Family Event Guide

6 animal-tastic family events happening this weekend, from pony rides to real-life snakes

Aug 21st 2018, 5:18 PM 468 Views 0 Comments

Here’s what’s on for mini nature lovers this week and weekend.

For all the arachnophobes out there currently suffering through spider season
# Creepy Crawlies
From The Daily Edge
# Creepy Crawlies

For all the arachnophobes out there currently suffering through spider season

Sep 25th 2017, 6:51 PM 5,146 Views 4 Comments

The hardest time of year for haters of the eight-legged freaks.

A rogue scorpion had Waterford city on high alert
# Sting In The Tale
From The Daily Edge
# Sting In The Tale

A rogue scorpion had Waterford city on high alert

Mar 28th 2014, 7:30 AM 18,548 Views 17 Comments

The creature was spotted on Alphonsus Road.

Doctors remove inch-long cockroach from Australian man's ear
# SCREAM
From The Daily Edge
# SCREAM

Doctors remove inch-long cockroach from Australian man's ear

Jan 10th 2014, 5:06 PM 34,453 Views 74 Comments

“They said they had never pulled an insect this large out of someone’s ear.”

Scientists harness hormones to create 'super-soldier' ants
# Super Soldiers
# Super Soldiers

Scientists harness hormones to create 'super-soldier' ants

Jan 13th 2012, 7:15 AM 2,822 Views 10 Comments

An entire genus of ant – of 1100 species – can be mutated into larger-than-average creatures with a touch of hormones.

Ireland’s ant population ‘reaching a ten-year high’
# Invasion
# Invasion

Ireland’s ant population ‘reaching a ten-year high’

Jul 11th 2011, 3:21 PM 5,420 Views 6 Comments

Humans aren’t the only creatures becoming more plentiful in Ireland, Rentokil warns, offering tips to avoid infestation.